/GTX Press Releases

GTX ECN Sets Volume Records in February

Daily, Monthly Volumes Surpass January Highs For the second consecutive month, GTX’s FX ECN has set new single day, average daily, and total month volume records. A spike in market volatility as well as new client activity drove the ECN’s record performance. February’s total monthly volume was a record $322.7 billion. The previous record of [...]

2018-03-05T12:08:09+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

GTX ECN Sets Single-Day Volume Record of Nearly $26 Billion

Single-Day Benchmark Smashes Previous Record Set January 25th GTX’s FX ECN set a single-day volume record of $25.996 billion today, besting the previous high of $22.957 billion set January 25, 2018. A spike in market volatility and surge in algorithmic trading activity drove the ECN’s performance. “Today’s record activity speaks to the utility of our [...]

2018-03-15T12:50:58+00:00 February 6th, 2018|

GTX Launches Full-Amount FX Streams

New Facility Complements Existing Algorithmic and Block Capabilities for Large Trades GTX, the institutional arm of GAIN Capital Holdings Inc. (NYSE: GCAP), has launched full-amount streams on its ECN platform. The new full-amount facility, which enables clients to execute small and medium-sized spot FX orders on prices for the entire trade quantity, is designed [...]

2018-03-05T12:09:50+00:00 September 11th, 2017|

GTX (Switzerland) GmbH Opens Zurich Office

Office to Support Sales to Banks and Asset Managers Amid Strong Volume Growth GTX (Switzerland) GmbH, has opened a new office in Zurich to support sales to money center and regional banks as well as fund managers. The new office is headed by Antonio (Toni) Fañanas, Director, Institutional Sales. The opening coincides with strong volume [...]

2018-03-05T12:11:09+00:00 June 19th, 2017|

GTX and Ideal Prediction to Provide TCA, Advanced Execution Analytics to Clients

Liquidity Management, Strategy and Algorithmic Optimization, Transaction Cost Analysis to Improve Execution Performance and Risk Management for Buy and Sell-Side Market Participants GTX, the institutional foreign exchange (FX) arm of GAIN Capital Holdings Inc., and Ideal Prediction, an independent trading analytics and data science company, are offering clients FX data and advanced analytics to optimize [...]

2018-03-05T12:11:17+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

GTX FX ECN Sets Volume Record

$10.3 Billion Average Daily Volume Record Set as ECN Network Expands to Europe and Asia GTX's ECN achieved a record average daily volume (ADV) of $10.3 billion during the month of November 2016. This record exceeds the previous $9.6 billion high set in June 2016. Including volume handled by the firm's registered swap dealer, which provides [...]

2018-03-05T12:11:25+00:00 December 1st, 2016|

GTX Hires Edward Brown to Run Swap Execution Facility

Company to Increase Focus on Solutions as Regulation Reshapes the FX Market GTX, the institutional foreign exchange trading arm of GAIN Capital Holdings Inc., today announces the appointment of Edward Brown as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of GTX SEF, LLC, a Swap Execution Facility (SEF). Mr. Brown joins with over 25 years' experience in the [...]

2018-03-05T12:11:39+00:00 November 21st, 2016|

GTX to Launch Tokyo Matching Engine January 31

New Data Center to Improve Regional Access GTX, the institutional foreign exchange trading arm of GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc., will launch a new matching engine for its flagship ECN in Tokyo January 31, 2017. At launch, the Tokyo matching engine completes the firm’s global network rollout, which included the launch of a new matching engine [...]

2018-03-05T12:14:12+00:00 November 16th, 2016|

GTX to Launch London and Tokyo Matching Engines

New Data Centers to Improve Regional Access, Create Single, Global Order Book GTX, the institutional foreign exchange trading arm of GAIN Capital Holdings Inc., will launch a new matching engine for its flagship ECN in London October 15, 2016. A Tokyo-based matching engine is planned to come online within 90 days. At launch, liquidity on [...]

2018-04-03T17:05:40+00:00 September 28th, 2016|

GTX ECN and Swap Dealer See Record Trading Volume during Brexit

Trading via Order Book and Block Trading Mechanism Set ECN Daily Record GTX, the institutional foreign exchange trading arm of GAIN Capital Holdings Inc., announced it set a record trading volume of $24.2 billion (single count) on June 24, 2016. The new record eclipses the previous $17.8 billion record set January 29, 2016. Trading volumes [...]

2018-03-05T12:12:06+00:00 June 24th, 2016|